Conferences

Past Conferences

  • 2017 California STEAM Symposium California STEAM Symposium 2017
    The 2017 California STEAM Symposium convenes nearly 3,000 educators from across California to catalyze improved STEAM instruction for all students. The California STEAM Symposium provides educators with opportunities for ongoing rigorous, high-quality, collaborative, and inspiring professional learning and resources. The conference also showcases innovative approaches to teaching and learning happening throughout the state.
  • International Dialogue on STEM 2017ISDDE 2017
    The 13th annual conference of the International Society for Design and Development in Education, hosted by The Lawrence Hall of Science, will be held November 6-9, 2017, at the University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. The conference theme, Broader Participation in Design, highlights the twin goals of creating educational designs that allow for broad participation, and also broadening participation within the community of educational designers.
  • International Dialogue on STEM 2017International Dialogue on STEM 2017
    The International Dialogue on STEM, hosted by Haus der kleinen Forscher (Little Scientists’ House)
    Foundation and Siemens Stiftung addresses the question “What skills and abilities do children need for a worthwhile future, and what contribution can we make?” The conference will be held in Berlin, November 2-3, 2017.
  • EdSurge Fusion 2017EdSurge Fusion 2017
    This year’s EdSurge Fusion conference in Burlingame, CA, will bring together education leaders around learning, equity, and technology. Come meet America’s foremost education leaders, thinkers, researchers and technologists who are putting personalized learning into practice. Build deeper professional relationships with peers from around the country, crystallize your vision and practice for transforming schools, and leave with a clear action agenda.
  • MAST Conference 2017MAST Conference 2017
    The 2017 Annual MAST Conference: Spotlight on Science will cover climate change education, new teacher resources, student misconceptions, technology resources in the science classroom, and dynamic classrooms. It will be held at the Boxboro Regency Hotel in Boxborough, MA.
  • MSELA Conference 2017MSELA Conference 2017
    This year’s MSELA conference will focus on leadership for science education, integrating science and engineering practices into K-12 instruction, meeting the new science standards, and more. It will be held at the Courtyard Marriott in Marlborough, MA.
  • Building Learning Communities 2017Building Learning Communities 2017
    Join colleagues from around the world who care deeply about bringing the best innovative and practical learning resources to our students. The 18th BLC education conference 2017 will provide you with inspiration and practical skills, and expand your professional network with educators from around the world.
  • American Society for Engineering EducationAmerican Society for Engineering Education 2017
    The American Society for Engineering Education annual conference is committed to fostering the exchange of ideas, enhancing teaching methods and curriculum, and providing prime networking opportunities for engineering and technology education stakeholders.
  • AERAAERA 2017
    The 2017 AERA Annual Meeting theme is “Knowledge to Action: Achieving the Promise of Equal Educational Opportunity.” The theme of the Annual Meeting is framed around historical and contemporary discussions about unequal educational opportunity.
  • NARSTNARST 2017
    The ultimate goal of NARST is to help all learners achieve science literacy. The theme of the 2017 annual international conference is GLOCALization and Sustainability of Science Education Research and Practice.
  • National Science Teachers AssociationNSTA 2017
    Every year the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) hosts a national conference on science education open to member and nonmember science educators. NSTA is committed “to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.”
  • Global Education and Skills Forum 2017Global Education & Skills Forum 2017
    Each year the Global Education & Skills Forum brings together world leaders from the public, private, and social sectors seeking solutions to achieving education, equity, and employment for all. Over two days, 1,600 delegates at the GESF share, debate, and shape new ways for education to transform our world. An initiative of the Varkey Foundation, the Global Education & Skills Forum is an essential platform for collaboration and problem solving, taking “how it should be” forward into innovative, multi-stakeholder “how do we get there?”
  • Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interactions ConferenceTangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interactions Conference
    TEI 2017 is the 11th annual conference dedicated to presenting the latest results in tangible, embedded, and embodied interaction. The ACM International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI) addresses issues of human-computer interaction, novel tools and technologies, interactive art, and user experience. The work presented at TEI has a strong focus on how computing can bridge atoms and bits into cohesive interactive systems.
  • Understanding Interventions 2017Understanding Interventions 2017
    Understanding Interventions is designed to create a dialogue among behavioral/social science and education researchers, evaluators, and faculty in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields who participate in intervention programs.
  • Data Science Education Technology ConferenceData Science Education Technology Conference
    A groundbreaking event in the emerging field of data science education from February 15-17, 2017, at the beautiful Brower Center in Berkeley, California.
  • CLEAResult Energy ForumCLEAResult Energy Forum
    CLEAResult’s 2016 Energy Forum is a two-day conference full of dynamic speakers and networking opportunities with industry powerhouses. Join us as we journey through the future of our industry, with a focus on technology-enabled solutions that meet your unique needs.
  • Building Learning Communities 2016Building Learning Communities 2016
    The Building Learning Communities Conference brings together a diverse ensemble of keynote speakers and attendees to forge new relationships and strengthen existing ties for more meaningful teaching and learning enhanced by technology. BLC provides participants with inspiration and practical skills, and expands professional networks with educators from around the world.
  • NSTANSTA STEM Forum & Expo
    The 5th Annual STEM Forum & Expo, hosted by NSTA, is a unique, focused event that brings together (informal and formal) educators, administrators, and representatives from exhibiting companies who are interested in—as well as have tools and resources to share—that will ensure successful implementation of STEM education into our schools and communities.
  • ISTE 2016ISTE 2016
    The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK–12 and teacher education.
  • DDC'16DDC’16
    This biennial conference series provides an international forum for the presentation and discussion of state-of-the-art and cutting-edge design research with a focus on artificial intelligence, cognitive science and computational theories in design.
  • CyberlearningCyberlearning 2016
    Approximately 180 leading researchers along with students, educators, designers, industry experts, and other stakeholders will work together for two days at Cyberlearning 2016 to accelerate the community’s collective work and impact. Cyberlearning 2016 builds upon three prior successful meetings in 2015, 2014, and 2013, which inspired the community to identify issues of common interest and ignited joint efforts among participants.
  • DR K-12DR K-12 Meeting
    The overarching goal of the 2016 PI meeting is to engage the DR K-12 community in building and sharing new knowledge, best practices, and tools critical to increasing the impact and sustainability of our work over time.
  • NARSTNARST 2016
    The National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) is a worldwide organization of professionals committed to the improvement of science teaching and learning through research. Since its inception in 1928, NARST has promoted research in science education and the communication of knowledge generated by the research. The ultimate goal of NARST is to help all learners achieve science literacy.
  • AERAAERA 2016
    In AERA’s Centennial Year, the Annual Meeting will celebrate and reinvigorate the progressive aspirations that gave rise to our professional community in 1916: hope and determination that research can strengthen public education, society’s most democratic institution. To mark this remarkable moment, the 2016 Meeting will illuminate and enhance the role of education researchers as public scholars who contribute to public understanding, political debate, and professional practice in increasingly diverse democracies in the US and around the globe.
  • NSTANSTA 2016
    Every year the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) hosts a national conference on science education open to member and nonmember science educators. NSTA is committed “to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.” This year’s conference theme is “Science: Empowering Performance.”
  • FETCFETC 2016
    For 36 years, FETC has brought together more than 8,500 education leaders and technology experts to exchange techniques and strategies for teaching and learning success.
  • NSTANSTA Area Conference
    Join thousands of fellow educators in Philadelphia for hands-on learning, hundreds of sessions to choose from, inspirational and motivating experts in the science community, freebies, and ideas to take back to your classroom to start implementing right away!
  • North American Association for Environmental EducationNAAEE Annual Conference
    Diversity, equity, and inclusion are critical success factors for everyone working in the field of environmental education. This year’s North American Association for Environmental Education conference will explore ways to enrich and expand our work and workforce, along with other strategies for strengthening our field and achieving greater collective impact.
  • International Astronomy Union (IAU) XXIX General AssemblyInternational Astronomy Union (IAU) XXIX General Assembly
    In the first two weeks of August 2015, more than 3,500 astronomers from around the world will gather in Honolulu for the XXIX General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union (IAU).
  • New England Association of Chemistry Teachers 2015New England Association of Chemistry Teachers 2015
    The Summer Mini-Conference of the New England Association of Chemistry Teachers – “Colorful Chemistry” – will take place at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts.
  • Building Learning CommunitiesBuilding Learning Communities Conference 2015
    The Building Learning Communities Conference brings together a diverse ensemble of keynote speakers and attendees to forge new relationships and strengthen existing ties for more meaningful teaching and learning enhanced by technology. BLC provides participants with inspiration and practical skills, and expands professional networks with educators from around the world.
  • Earth Educators' RendezvousEarth Educators’ Rendezvous 2015
    Capitalize on the experience of your colleagues in a wide range of fields at a variety of workshops, present and discuss your own findings, and network with others engaged in improving undergraduate Earth education.
  • ISTEISTE 2015
    The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK–12 and teacher education.
  • NSTANSTA STEM Forum & Expo 2015
    NSTA’s STEM Forum & Expo continues to be the premier place to be for all things related to STEM Education! Each year NSTA builds on the success of the year before to bring top companies together with STEM educators from around the country.
  • AERAAERA 2015
    The 2015 AERA Annual Meeting theme – “Toward Justice: Culture, Language, and Heritage in Education Research and Praxis” – is a call to examine the meaning of culture, language and heritage in education research and praxis with the aim of advancing justice
  • NARSTNARST 2015
    Since its inception in 1928, NARST has promoted research in science education and the communication of knowledge generated by the research. The ultimate goal of NARST is to help all learners achieve science literacy. The theme of the 2015 annual international conference is “Becoming Next Generation Science Educators in an Era of Global Science Education Reform.”
  • LAK 2015Learning Analytics and Knowledge Conference
    The theme for this year’s conference, Scaling Up: Big Data to Big Impact, reflects the success of the growing community of researchers, practitioners and learners in leveraging the power of “big data” to create substantial impact within higher education and learning at increasingly larger scale.
  • NSTA 2015NSTA 2015
    Every year the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) hosts a national conference on science education open to member and nonmember science educators. NSTA is committed “to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.”
  • American Physical SocietyAmerican Physical Society Meeting 2015
    APS annual meetings are attended by thousands of physicists, scientists, and journalists from around the world. They offer valuable opportunities for presenting research, sharing insights, and networking, as well as related workshops and activities for scientific discussion, professional development, improving education, and science advocacy.
  • AAAS 2015 Annual MeetingAAAS 2015
    Every year, thousands of leading scientists, engineers, educators, policymakers, and journalists gather from around the world to discuss recent developments in science and technology. The meeting includes symposia, career development workshops, an international Exhibit Hall, poster sessions, Family Science Days, and more. This year’s meeting theme is Innovations, Information, and Imaging.
  • OER Summit 2015OER Summit 2015
    We convened for two days of important thinking, great food and drink and excellent networking at the intersection of games, simulations and research on learning. This interactive summit took place at the gorgeous and geeky GitHub HQ in San Francisco.
  • Education Table TalkEducation Table Talk
    Education Table Talk is a fast-paced Internet-based education talk radio show dedicated to informing and invigorating their audience with issues critical to PreK-12 Education. Education Table talk is hosted by longtime educator Michael Jay.
  • iNACOL Blended and Online Learning SymposiumiNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium
    The iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium brings together 2,500 experts and educational leaders exploring the leading edge of next generation learning in K-12 education from across the U.S. and around the world. iNACOL’s annual conference is the industry’s leading event for K-12 online, blended and competency-based learning and gathers experts, leading practitioners and educators, policymakers, researchers and innovators from throughout the field.
  • CSMC Third International Curriculum ConferenceCSMC Third International Curriculum Conference
    The Center for the Study of Mathematics Curriculum (CSMC) is hosting its Third International Curriculum Conference on the theme “Mathematics Curriculum Development, Delivery, and Enactment in a Digital World,” in Ida Noyes Hall on the campus of the University of Chicago.
  • Massachusetts STEM Summit 2014Massachusetts STEM Summit 2014
    The Massachusetts STEM Summit looks ahead to the next decade, in which a thriving STEM education and workforce continuum will continue to help drive economic opportunity and prosperity. Throughout the day, panel presentations, plenary speakers and exhibitors will showcase STEM initiatives, share innovative thinking, and highlight the goals, plans and progress of STEM policies and programs throughout Massachusetts.
  • MassCUE & M.A.S.S Fall Conference 2014MassCUE & M.A.S.S Fall Conference 2014
    Co-sponsored by the Massachusetts Computer Using Educators (MassCUE) and the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents (M.A.S.S.), the goal of the fall conference is to provide educators from across the Commonwealth with exciting ways to enhance teaching and learning with technology.
  • Assembled Education 2014Assembled Education: Are You Ready for the Future
    Join industry thought leaders to examine future trends in education. Presenters and attendees will discuss how cutting edge learning technologies like robots, new user interface paradigms, supports for behavior change to create accelerated learning and new “maker” tools will affect learning.
  • Discovery Research K-12 PI Meeting 2014Discovery Research K-12 PI Meeting
    The annual Discovery Research K-12 PI meeting brings together principal investigators of National Science Foundation DR K-12 projects for sharing information vital to advancing their work to improve science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. This year’s meeting will be held August 5-6 in Washington, D.C.
  • Building Learning Communities 2014 ConferenceBuilding Learning Communities 2014
    The Building Learning Communities Conference brings together a diverse ensemble of keynote speakers and attendees to forge new relationships and strengthen existing ties for more meaningful teaching and learning enhanced by technology. BLC provides participants with inspiration and practical skills, and expands professional networks with educators from around the world.
  • ISTE 2014 ConferenceISTE 2014
    The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK–12 and teacher education. The theme for ISTE 2014 is “Expanding Horizons.” Teachers, tech coordinators, district administrators, and media specialists will find formal sessions, informal venues, and networking areas to help achieve their ed tech goals and expand their horizons.
  • NSTA 2014 ConferenceNSTA 2014
    Every year the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) hosts a national conference on science education open to member and nonmember science educators. NSTA is committed “to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.” Explore ideas and practices that enhance teaching and learning driven by the Next Generation Science Standards and championed by educators who are “Leading a Science Revolution.”
  • The LearnLaunch 2014 Annual ConferenceThe LearnLaunch 2014 Annual Conference
    Presenters and attendees will examine the potential of technology to improve K-20 education in the United States and the impact of digital learning, as well as explore market and investment opportunities for the future.
  • Achieving Environmental Literacy: Health, Environment, CurriculumAchieving Environmental Literacy: Health, Environment, Curriculum
    Hosted by the Rhode Island Environmental Education Association, the 2013 NEEEA conference will be held together with the Sustainable Schools Summit. The joint NEEEA Conference and Sustainable Schools Summit will create connections across environmental and educational fields, increasing the ability of students, citizens, and our environment to sustain and thrive in the 21st century.
  • iNACOL Blended and Online Learning SymposiumiNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium
    The iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium includes more than 100 sessions with tracks for K-12 online learning, K-12 blended learning and competency-based pathways.
  • MassCUE & M.A.S.S Technology Conference 2013MassCUE & M.A.S.S Technology Conference 2013
    Co-sponsored by the Massachusetts Computer Using Educators (MassCUE) and the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents (M.A.S.S.), the goal of the fall conference is to provide educators from across the Commonwealth with exciting ways to enhance teaching and learning with technology.
  • Alaska Math and Science Conference 2013Alaska Math and Science Conference 2013
    This biennial event is jointly sponsored by the Alaska Council of Teachers of Mathematics and the Alaska Science Teachers Association. The conference theme is “Changing Climates: Tracking Trends,” with three thematic strands.
  • MSTA 2013Maine Science Teachers Association Conference 2013
    The 2013 Maine Science Teachers Association conference is subtitled “Getting Acquainted with the NGSS.” Sessions and workshops will focus on the Next Generation Science Standards and what they mean for science teachers.
  • Building Learning CommunitiesBuilding Learning Communities
    The Building Learning Communities Conference brings together a diverse ensemble of keynote speakers and attendees to forge new relationships and strengthen existing ties for more meaningful teaching and learning enhanced by technology. BLC provides participants with inspiration and practical skills, and expands professional networks with educators from around the world.
  • NEACT 2013 Summer ConferenceNew England Association of Chemistry Teachers (NEACT)
    The 74th Summer Conference of The New England Association of Chemistry Teachers will take place at Stonehill College, Easton, MA. The theme, “It’s All Atomic,” encompasses a broad range—from periodicity, through history and every imaginable overlap of chemistry concepts.
  • ISTE 2013ISTE 2013
    The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in advancing excellence in learning and teaching through the effective use of technology.
  • NSTA 2013 STEM Forum & ExpoNSTA 2013 STEM Forum & Expo
    The 2013 STEM Forum & Expo in St. Louis brings together educators and exhibiting companies dedicated to the successful implementation of STEM education in schools and communities.
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)NCTM 2013
    The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is the world’s largest gathering of mathematics educators. At the 2013 annual meeting, learn more about current math education topics, including the Common Core, response to intervention, assessment, research, reasoning and proof, technology and STEM.
  • NSTA 2013NSTA 2013
    Every year the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) hosts a national conference on science education open to member and nonmember science educators. NSTA is committed “to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.” The theme of this year’s conference is Next Generation Science: Learning, Literacy, and Living.
  • NARST 2013NARST 2013
    The National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) is a worldwide organization of professionals committed to the improvement of science teaching and learning through research. NARST promotes research in science education and the communication of knowledge generated by the research. The ultimate goal of NARST is to help all learners achieve science literacy.
  • SITE 2013 - Teaching in Exponential Times!SITE 2013 – Teaching in Exponential Times!
    SITE 2013 is the 24th annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education. This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development.
  • Massachusetts Environmental Education Society (MEES) 2013 ConferenceMassachusetts Environmental Education Society 2013 Conference
    The theme for 2013 MEES conference is “Strengthening Communities: Branching Out, Reaching In.” The conference offers opportunities to explore today’s most pressing environmental topics. The Massachusetts Environmental Education Society is dedicated to the promotion, preservation, and improvement of environmental education in the state and region.
  • 2012 MAST/MSELA Annual Conference: Teach to the Future2012 MAST/MSELA Annual Conference
    The theme of the Massachusetts Association of Science Teachers (MAST) and Massachusetts Science Education Leadership Association (MSELA) fall conference is Teach to the Future. The crosscutting concepts and science and engineering practices of the Next Generation Science Standards will be inherent in presentations throughout the conference.
  • InfraMation 2012InfraMation 2012
    Orlando will be the center of the thermal imaging universe when it hosts the largest infrared-camera users conference in the world. Charles Xie will present a keynote address. He has developed a unique approach that uses affordable handheld IR cameras (under $900) to visualize invisible energy flows and transformations in easy-to-do science experiments.
  • NABT Professional Development ConferenceNABT Professional Development Conference
    Featuring four days of renowned speakers, hands-on workshops, informative sessions and special events, the NABT Professional Development Conference addresses teaching biology and life science in the 21st century.
  • Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies Scientific SeminarCary Institute of Ecosystem Studies Scientific Seminar
    Founded in 1983, the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies is one of the world’s leading independent environmental research organizations. Areas of expertise include freshwater, the ecology of infectious diseases, environmental chemistry, invasive species, and climate change.
  • Virtual School Symposium (VSS)Virtual School Symposium (VSS)
    iNACOL’s Virtual School Symposium (VSS) will bring together over 2,000 representatives from national, state, district, private, and other virtual school programs to attend the premier K-12 online and blended learning conference. Experts in K-12 virtual education will have robust networking opportunities; learn about the latest trends, challenges and opportunities in e-learning; interact in session presentations; and gain access to the latest research and best practices reports.
  • ISTE 2012MassCUE/M.A.S.S. 2012 Technology Conference
    Co-sponsored by the Massachusetts Computer Using Educators (MassCUE) and the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents (M.A.S.S.), the goal of “Power Up: Empowering teaching and learning with technology” is to provide educators from across the Commonwealth with exciting ways to enhance learning with technology.
  • Biennial Conference on Chemical Education 2012BCCE 2012
    The American Chemical Society’s Division of Chemical Education has sponsored the Biennial Conference on Chemical Education (BCCE) since 1972. This international event is the largest gathering of chemistry educators in the world, bringing together over 1000 teachers committed to inspiring tomorrow’s leaders in the sciences.
  • Building Learning Communities 2012Building Learning Communities
    BLC welcomes education specialists of all stripes, including K-12 teachers, principals, college educators, curriculum and technology directors, school board members and more. The conference features hands-on pre-conference workshops, keynotes and over 90 main session workshops.
  • From Vision to Practice InstituteFrom Vision to Practice Institute
    Hosted by the Virginia Department of Education, the Institute provides world-class professional development to school division personnel on the latest research and practices related to timely topics in education. The Institute attracts over 500 Virginia educators representing every region of the state.
  • World Conference on Physics Education 2012World Conference on Physics Education 2012
    WCPE 2012 was held with participation of researchers and teachers from around the world. At all levels of education, problems, solutions, and success stories, as they pertain to physics education, were shared and discussed among stakeholders, such as policy makers, teachers, university instructors, and researchers.
  • ISTE 2012ISTE 2012
    The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK–12 and teacher education.
  • Blended Learning ConferenceBlended Learning Conference
    This conference showcased Bryn Mawr’s findings from their yearlong blended learning experiment. Experiences, best practices, and issues surrounding blended learning with faculty were discussed.
  • USA Science & Engineering FestivalUSA Science & Engineering Festival
    The USA Science & Engineering Festival is the largest celebration of science in the United States. The mission of the festival is to reinvigorate the nation’s youth interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by producing a compelling, exciting and educational science festival.
  • NSTA 2012NSTA 2012
    Every year the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) hosts a national conference on science education open to member and nonmember science educators. NSTA is committed “to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.”
  • NARST 2012NARST 2012
    The National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) is a worldwide organization of professionals committed to the improvement of science teaching and learning through research. NARST promotes research in science education and the communication of knowledge generated by the research. The ultimate goal of NARST is to help all learners achieve science literacy.
  • SITE 2012SITE 2012
    SITE 2012 is the 23rd annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education. This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development. SITE is a society of the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
  • NSTA 2011NSTA 2011
    Seven sessions at the 2011 NSTA conference showcase the Concord Consortium’s technologies and projects. Learn about our SmartGraphs, hands-on engineering activities, or create custom lessons using probes, models and simulations.